Water Column Backscatter Collection for EX1706: Johnston Atoll (ROV/Mapping) (EM302)

EX-17-06; EX1706

Water Column raw (level-0) files (.wcd)
  • Cite as: NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research (2017): Water Column Sonar Data Collection (EX1706, EM302). National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA. doi: 10.7289/V5NV9GG3 [access date].
gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.wcd:EX1706_EM302
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Distribution Formats
  • Kongsberg EM302 raw .wcd files (Version: 1)
    • File Specification: Kongsberg EM302 raw .wcd files. See the Kongsberg EM302 interface specification manual for further information.
Ordering Instructions Contact the Water Column Sonar Data Manager to order data
Distributor Chuck Anderson
Water Column Sonar Data Manager
DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
(303) 497-4742
wcd.info@noaa.gov
Dataset Principal Investigator Kelley Elliott
301-734-1024
kelley.elliott@noaa.gov
Time Period 2017-07-07 to 2017-08-02
Spatial Reference System urn:ogc:def:crs:EPSG::3395
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates
N: 20.3
S: 13
E: -165.4
W: -173.6
Spatial Coverage Map
Associated Resources
Publication Dates
  • publication: 2017-08
Dataset Progress Status Complete - production of the data has been completed
Data Update Frequency Unknown
Purpose To collect water column backscatter data during the mission.
Dataset Citation
  • Cite as: NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research (2017): Water Column Sonar Data Collection (EX1706, EM302). National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA. doi: 10.7289/V5NV9GG3 [access date].
Points of Contact
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information
Publishers
    Publisher information not available.
Theme keywords Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Data Center Keywords
  • OCEANS > OCEAN ACOUSTICS > ACOUSTIC SCATTERING
None
  • water column backscatter
Place keywords None
  • Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument
  • PRIMNM
  • Johnston Atoll Unit
  • JAU
  • Oahu
  • Honolulu
Keywords Ocean Exploration and Research (OER) Program Discovery Keywords
  • expedition
  • exploration
  • explorer
  • marine education
  • noaa
  • ocean
  • ocean discovery
  • ocean education
  • ocean exploration
  • ocean exploration and research
  • OER
  • ocean literacy
  • ocean research
  • science
  • scientific mission
  • scientific research
  • sea
  • stewardship
  • systematic exploration
  • technology
  • transformational research
  • undersea
  • underwater
Keywords Ocean Exploration and Research (OER) Okeanos Explorer Discovery Keywords
  • okeanos explorer
  • okeanos
  • scientific computing system
  • SCS
  • noaa fleet
  • R337
  • multibeam
  • multibeam sonar
  • telepresence
  • sub-bottom profile
  • mapping survey
  • multibeam backscatter
  • water column backscatter
  • singlebeam sonar
  • single beam sonar
  • single-beam sonar
  • deep-sea exploration
  • high-definition underwater video
  • underwater video
  • exploration vessel
Use Constraints
  • Data use shall be credited to NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research. No data access constraints, unless data are protected under the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966.
  • Cite as: NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research (2017): Water Column Sonar Data Collection (EX1706, EM302). National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA. doi: 10.7289/V5NV9GG3 [access date].
Access Constraints
  • Data use shall be credited to NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research. No data access constraints, unless data are protected under the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966.
Fees
  • Free
Acquisition Information (collection)
Instrument
  • Paroscientific 8B7000-1 Depth Sensor
  • Kongsberg OE14-122/123
  • Zeus Plus HDTV Camera
  • Mini Zeus Camera
  • Insite Titan Tilt and Rotate Color Zoom Camera
  • Zeus Plus HDTV Camera
  • Mini Zeus Camera
  • Cyclops Camera
  • Insite Nova Camera
  • SBE 911plus CTD
Platform
  • Deep Discoverer
  • Seirios
Last Modified: 2018-06-14
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